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1881 Tunbridge Wells, Kent Census
That part of Tunbridge Wells within the Parish of Tonbridge that includes Mount Ephraim, St Johns Road, Queens Road, Upper Grosvenor Road, Hanover Road, Rock Villa Road, Culverden Street, Grosvenor Road, Culverden Square, Woodbury Park Road and Park Road
Please note:
  • These census records have been transcribed from images of the original census sheets. Whilst all care has been taken, the result is an interpretation of the original which is available at Local Record Offices, from The National Archives, and from
  • Occupation has been unified (e.g. Ag Lab, Farm Lab, and many other such recordings are all displayed as Farm labourer).
  • The Sheet Number is as shown on the original document and is linked to a page showing all the entries on that Sheet (as well as entries from the following or previous sheet where the entry for the location covers more than one sheet).
  • In those instances where the Census entry is incorrect or missing and it has been possible from other sources to derive a correction, then these changes are shown inside square brackets, e.g. [Wife]

Census sheets
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Sheet    Place    Census entry

48Grosvenor LodgeJane Dodd, F, Head, widowed, age 49, born Dolgelley, Wales
    Charles T. Dodd, M, Son, single, age 19, born Tun Wells, Kent; occupation: artist
    Sarah Jane Dodd, F, Daughter, single, age 24, born Tun Wells, Kent
    Catherine J. Dodd, F, Daughter, single, age 23, born Tun Wells, Kent
    Laura E. Dodd, F, Daughter, single, age 20, born Tun Wells, Kent
    Frederick Lawson Dodd, M, Son, age 12, born Tun Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Thos. Edward Fridy, M, Visitor, single, age 21, born S W, London; occupation: art teacher
    Augustus Spencer, F, Visitor, single, age 20, born Silsden, York; occupation: art teacher
    Morgan J. Morgan, M, Visitor, age 5, born Dolgelley, Wales
    Mary A. Miles, F, Servant, married, age 22, born Brenchley, Kent; occupation: general servant

48Grosvenor HouseEdmund D. Archibald, M, Head, married, age 30, born Hampstead, Middlesex; occupation: late professor of mathematics in H.M, Bengal educational dept
    Mrs. Archibald, F, Wife, married, age 31, born Glasgow, Scotland
    Constance Archibald, F, Daughter, single, age 3, born Patna Bengal (Brit Subject)
    Phyllis Archibald, F, Daughter, age 11 m, born Tun Wells, Kent
    W. G. Brown, M, Boarder, single, age 20, born Handsworth, Stafford; occupation: assistant classical teacher
    L. H. Power, M, Boarder, single, age 17, born Atherstone, Warwick; occupation Army Pupil
    W. A. Cowie, M, Boarder, single, age 18, born Saucob Ouden B S, West Indies; occupation: army pupil
    J. E. H. Hasted, M, Boarder, single, age 17, born Masulipatam B S, India; occupation: army pupil
    F. C. Jeubins, M, Boarder, single, age 19, born Lyminge, Kent; occupation: lieutenant, army militia
    C. J. Ryder, M, Boarder, single, age 17, born Hemel Hemstead, Hertford; occupation Army Pupil
    W. G. Loyd, M, Boarder, single, age 17, born London; occupation: lieutenant, army militia
    H. S. S. Harvey, M, Boarder, single, age 19, born Sandwich, Kent; occupation: army pupil
    O'de G. La Motle, M, Boarder, single, age 19, born Sunderland, Durham; occupation: army pupil
    Owen Harris, M, Boarder, single, age 17, born Blackheath, Kent; occupation: army pupil
    Mary Ann Weston, F, Servant, single, age 32, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: housemaid
    Mary Love, F, Servant, single, age 30, born Kiroswald, Ayr, Scotland; occupation: nurse
    Ada Smitherman, F, Servant, single, age 14, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: nurse
    Mary J. Fowlger, F, Servant, single, age 20, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: housemaid
    Harriet Barber, F, Servant, widowed, age 42, born Monk Silver, Somerset, occupation: cook
    Emily Bowles, F, Servant, single, age 18, born Tun Wells, Kent; occupation: kitchenmaid
    Cuthbert O. Venakes, M, Visitor, single, age 17, born Chester, Cheshire; occupation Scholar

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